'''Vasily Ivanovich Nemirovich-Danchenko''' (, born 23 December (4 January), 1845, Tiflis
, Georgia (country)|Georgia
), Russian Empire
– died 18 September 1936, Prague
) was a Russian literature|Russian writer
, and the brother of famous theater director Vladimir Nemirovich-Danchenko
. Vasily Nemirovich-Danchenko, the most prolific Russian Empire writer of the late 19th-early 20th century, published more than 250 books; he was widely popular among the general reading public, but had little success with mainstream critics.